'98 Ambassadors


[Group Picture of '98 WA Scholars]

Washington Ambassadors

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT in 1998. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger Scholars and Ambassadors.

Katrina | Eddie | Shavonne | Matt | Chris | Chanon | Marissa | Crystal | Reginald | Khrystal | Michael | Silas | Jessie | Todd | Arnell | Nichole | Corey | Abe

Katrina, '98 Scholar
Traumatic Brain Injury
Attends community college, working toward an Associates Degree in Integrated Studies and going for an Anthropology degree. Participated in the National Youth Leadership Network as a peer mentor.

Eddie, '98 Scholar
Graduated from community college in Mechanical Engineering.

Shavonne, '98 Scholar
Glaucoma
Attends a university, working toward a degree in psychology.

Matt, '98 Scholar
Mobility impairment
Plans to either attend an institute of higher learning or seek gainful employment before continuing education.

Chris, '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Dyslexia, and Dysgraphia
Attends college in Ohio.

Chanon, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy

Marissa, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated from community college with both an Administrative Assistant and Office Management degree. Completed an internship at Amazon.com.

Crystal, '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Planning to attend a community college.

Reginald, '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attends a state university, majoring in biology.

Khrystal, '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Full-time mother and wife who will soon move overseas with husband, who is in the military.

Michael, '98 Scholar
Learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Completed Bachelor of Science degree with majors in physics and mathematical sciences. Attended World Youth Day in Cologne, Germany.

Silas, '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Graduated from high school. Would like to program or design video games.

Jessie, '98 Scholar
Dyslexia and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attends a state university, pursuing a degree in informatics. After completing my BS, may join the Peace Corps before attending graduate school.

Todd, '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attends community college, studying music.

Arnell, '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and a communication disorder
Plans to attend college to study integrated Multimedia.

Nichole, '98 Scholar
Scoliosis and Kyphosis with Metatrophic Dwarfism, Dysplasia, and Condrodystrophy
Graduated from with a Bachelor's Degree in Theatre and English Literature. Seeking a teaching position in Italy.

Corey, '98 Scholar
Tourette, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), and Panic Disorder
Attends a private university, pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering.

Abe, '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Plans to pursue a career in music.


[Group Picture of '98 National Scholars]

National Ambassadors

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT in 1998. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger Scholars and Ambassadors.

Blair | Emily | Kimberlee | Justin | Amy | Maggie | Brian | Landon | Jessica | Nick | David | Jeffrey | Buddy | Wesley | John Paul | Jessie | Ivan | Ronald "Hank" | Dustin | Isaiah

Blair, '98 Scholar
Brain injury
After on a two-year mission for his church, will return to a public university for a degree in physics.

Emily, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Attends community college.

Kimberlee, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Works part-time, with interests in biology, education, science, math, and animals.

Justin, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Pursuing an Associates degree in Wilderness Recreation Leadership at community college. Wants to work in a company that specializes in getting people with disabilities into the wilderness.

Amy, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated from secretarial school through Courage Center. Writing a novel in spare time.

Maggie, '98 Scholar
Learning disability
Studying chemical engineering .

Brian, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Attends a state university, studying in technical and business fields.

Landon, '98 Scholar
Mobility impairment
Attends community college, majoring in accounting.

Jessica, '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Attends community college.

Nick, '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Attended the a School for the Blind and a private with majors in economics and computer applications.

David, '98 Scholar
Congenital Stationary Night Blindness and some Motor Deficiencies
Graduated from college with a Bachelor's Degree.

Jeffrey, '98 Scholar
Ataxia Telangiectasia
Graduated from community college and from a university with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology and Geology.

Buddy, '98 Scholar
Quadriplegia
Attending a state university with strong interests in computers and science.

Wesley, '98 Scholar
Attends a state university, majoring in Management and Information Systems, minoring in Computer Science.

John Paul, '98 Scholar
Deaf
Attends a state university, majoring in psychology. Would like to be a neuropsychologist.

Jessie, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Studied abroad in Dublin and Paris; graduated from a state university with a B.S. degree in Political Science (Magna Cum Laude) and is now a second-year law student.

Ivan, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy, a learning disability
A senior as part of the Nitze Scholars Program with interests in biology, chemistry, and physics.

Ronald "Hank", '98 Scholar
Blindness
Graduated from high school. Hopes to attend computer or radio broadcasting college.

Dustin, '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Lives with his wife and works as a high school Physical Education teacher and head volleyball coach. Also Head Coach of one Junior Olympic Volleyball Team. Graduated in May of 2004 with a degree in Physical Education.

Isaiah, '98 Scholar
Spinocerebellar Degeneration
A senior at a university, majoring in teaching.